Optional field trip to Aurubis Hamburg smelter and refinery
Friday 16 March 2012
Aurubis produces some 1 million tonnes of copper cathodes each year, is the leading integrated copper group and the worlds largest copper recycler. Established as Norddeutsche Affinerie AG in 1866, its Hamburg plant is today one of the most modern and environmentally friendly copper smelters in the world, producing cathodes, wire rod, continuous cast shapes, precious metals and specialty products.
Following lunch on Friday March 16, delegates will travel the short distance by bus from the conference hotel to the Aurubis plant. After an introductory presentation they will tour the smelter, refinery and related facilities, before departing the plant at 18.00 for travel to either Hamburg airport or back to the conference hotel
14.30 Depart conference hotel for Aurubis
15.00 Arrival at plant and refreshments at Alte Schlosserei
16.30 Plant visit
18.00 Departure to Hamburg airport
18.20 Arrival conference hotel
18.45 Arrival airport
Price: Euros 100
A booking form will be emailed to you along with your registration confirmation
The deadline for registrations is on 29 February 2012.